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  Africa, which imports nearly 83% of the food it consumes, has a real chicken and egg problem. The continent is caught between pressure from imports in some countries and an inability to meet demand in others. Africa’s chicken crisis is an expression of overall weaknesses in its agricultural system. If Africa cannot raise its grain production it cannot […]Continue Reading
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African farmers are set to benefit from tens of billions of dollars pledged by African leaders, development banks, the private sector and international donors at a conference in Nairobi this week. Commitments of more than $30 billion have been made so far at the African Green Revolution Forum, to transform agriculture on the continent over […]Continue Reading
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As Nigeria prepares for the official launch of the new policy on agriculture, Minister of Agriculture & Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, says the new roadmap will tackle the challenges of meeting domestic food need and global standards of food export. Ahead of the official launch and public presentation of the Agricultural Sector Roadmap tagged The Green […]Continue Reading